4 ways to keep your home fresh as it gets colder

4 ways to keep your home fresh as it gets colder

With the chill in the air, furnaces are on and windows are closed for the next few months. But this can lead to dry, stale air inside the home. Here are some ways you can reduce dry skin and irritated airways without getting fresh air from outside. Keep fabrics clean....

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DIY Halloween costume ideas for kids

DIY Halloween costume ideas for kids

This spooky time of year is the perfect chance for you and your little ones to get creative and use your imagination. Here are some tips, tricks and treats from ADT Canada for coming up with your own do-it-yourself costumes. Start with what you know. Kids...

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Top strategies to keep home ownership alive

Top strategies to keep home ownership alive

Every generation has had their share of struggles, but when it comes to home ownership, there’s no contest — millennials have it harder than the previous generation. A new report by Ryerson University’s Centre for Urban Research and Land Development,...

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More is more – make way for maximalist décor

More is more – make way for maximalist décor

Maximalism is one of this fall’s biggest trends. It embraces bold colours and extravagant style, breaking the more conservative of decorating rules. Nothing is over-the-top when it comes to maximalism in home décor. From vibrant hues and layered textiles,...

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Fall closet prep

Fall closet prep

One thing we all dread after a beautiful warm summer is the return of the cold. Start the transition and prep your closet for cooler days with these helpful tips. Out with the old, in with the new. Be honest with yourself—are there outfits you don’t plan...

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Positive outlook

Positive outlook

Toronto Real Estate Board stats are in, and here is what we know. There were 6,839 sales in August 2018, that's an 8.5% increase compared to August 2017, and the selling price, at $765,270, was up compared to the same month in 2017, by 4.7% 📈 The economy...

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Fight fall blues with a brighter home

Fight fall blues with a brighter home

Saying goodbye to long weekends at the cottage and summer travels and hello to darker, cooler days can bring even the most optimistic of us down. Fortunately, you can cheer yourself up with a few ideas for a sunnier home. Update your colour palette. Keep...

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Your fall home inspection checklist

Your fall home inspection checklist

While we all hope the summer weather lasts into the fall, cooler temperatures are right around the corner. Drastic weather changes can spotlight vulnerable areas in your home, especially once the snow begins to fall.  It is important to plan ahead, so...

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